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Reaching out and linking in: Heath systems and close-to-community services
ID: 306090
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
"Countries striving to provide universal health care coverage and achieve the Millennium Development Goals are increasingly implementing close-to-community (CTC) health services. There is a need for health systems to understand the context and conditions in which these servic...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106736
Last updated on: 2015-03-11
Vaccination against Shigella and ETEC: novel antigens, novel approaches
ID: 261472
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2017-12-31
To contribute to the development of vaccines against Shigella and ETEC for children of the developing world, STOPENTERICS will provide novel solutions by imposing a two-fold paradigm switch: (i) to break the dogma of serotype-specificity by inducing a cross-protective immunit...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97173
Last updated on: 2017-07-02
Tobacco cessation within TB programmes: A ‘real world’ solution for countries with dual burden of disease
ID: 680995
Start date: 2015-11-01, End date: 2019-10-31
We aim to reduce the burden of tobacco-related lung diseases. Our approach is to integrate inexpensive tobacco cessation strategies of proven efficacy into TB control programmes. This has three advantages: a) Preventing non-communicable diseases as well as reducing TB-related...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.
Record Number: 198785
Last updated on: 2017-04-19
Sustainable Market Actors for Responsible Trade
ID: 693642
Start date: 2016-03-01, End date: 2020-02-29
This Project aims to address an increasingly pressing global challenge: How to achieve the EU’s development goals and the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, while meeting the global target of staying within two degrees global warming and avoid transgressing other...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.6.
Record Number: 200116
Last updated on: 2017-07-17
High-End cLimate Impacts and eXtremes
ID: 603864
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
With the target of limiting global warming to 2ºC increasingly difficult to achieve, policymakers, businesses and other decision-makers need to plan to adapt to changes in climate under higher levels of global warming. This requires coherent information on the future climate ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110977
Last updated on: 2017-12-18
Biosaline agroforestry: remediation of saline wastelands through the production of biosaline biomass (for bioenergy, fodder and biomaterials)
ID: 32502
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2010-08-31
Increasing salinity is more than a threat to agricultural production alone. It contributes to desertification, disrupts socio-economic structures, causes rural exodus. Biosaline agro-forestry applies innovative approaches to salinity, using the qualities o f salt tolerant spec...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81337
Last updated on: 2010-08-31
Sustainable trade in ethical aquaculture
ID: 222889
Start date: 2009-08-01, End date: 2013-11-30
Trade in aquatic products is the largest global food sector, by value, and Asia represents the main external source of aquatic products into the EU. Current EU policy supporting international trade between Asia and Europe concentrates on issues of food safety as measures of q...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 91140
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Integrated Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Asia
ID: 211873
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-06-30
The general inadequate, when existing, methods of collection and disposal of solid waste in most Asian cities are causing important environmental and social harms, as human diseases spreading, environmental pollution and ground and water pollution. In order to raise awareness...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89335
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Monitoring shifts in health sector policies in south asia
ID: ICA4-CT-2000-30009
Start date: 2001-01-01, End date: 2004-06-30
The concerted Action proposes to develop a net-work of South Asian and European scholars that would take up policy issues of common interest for exploration, analysis and exchange of ideas with the purpose of intervening in policy debates and generating public aware-ness regar...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 54793
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Genomic and lifestyle predictors of foetal outcome relevant to diabetes and obesity and their relevance to prevention strategies in South Asian peoples
ID: 278917
Start date: 2012-02-01, End date: 2016-01-31
Despite a strong genetic component to diabetes and obesity, the rapidly rising prevalence of these disorders is due to adaptation to a changing environment. The epicentre of the ‘diabetes epidemic’ is in South Asia and this is reflected in the migrant populations in Europe. C...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102036
Last updated on: 2017-10-06
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